Height: 6ft 2in
Weight: 200 lbs
Age: 24 yrs
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- Stephenson might get sent down to Triple-A Louisville later this season to get stretched out as a starter, MLB.com's Mark Sheldon speculates.
- Stephenson pitched three innings in relief of Brandon Finnegan on Saturday, allowing just one run on an Eric Thames homer. He struck out five, walked one and allowed three hits.
- Stephenson made his 2017 debut Saturday against the Cardinals and allowed four runs on a whopping six walks (one intentional) over 1.2 innings. Reds manager Bryan Price told the Cincinnati Enquirer that Stephenson's control problems were due to a return of bad habits with his delivery.
- Stephenson has made the Reds' Opening Day roster as a reliever, C. Trent Rosecrans of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
- Stephenson gave up four runs on six hits and two walks over four-plus innings in his final spring training outing of the year Saturday against the Cubs, striking out three. The game was played in Las Vegas, a notorious hitters' park where the wind was blowing out to right field, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
- Stephenson threw two perfect innings against the Cubs on Friday, striking out four of the six batters he faced. All four of Stephenson's strikeouts came on curveballs, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
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- Cingrani (oblique) will pitch in a rehab game Monday for High-A Dayton, C. Trent Rosecrans of The Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
- Feldman (4-4) allowed four runs on eight hits (one home run) while walking none and striking out four over five innings in Sunday's 8-4 win over the Phillies.
- Kivlehan went 2-for-4 with two solo home runs in Sunday's 8-4 win over the Phillies.
- Duvall went 3-for-4 with two two-run home runs, two runs scored and five RBI in Sunday's 8-4 win over the Phillies.
- Peraza went 2-for-5 with a run scored in Sunday's 8-4 win over the Phillies to extend his career-high hitting sreak to 13 games.
- Sweeney was traded to the Reds on Sunday in exchange for future considerations, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports.